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Manjira Datta

Associate Professor

Office:CPCOM 435K
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 879801
Tempe, AZ 85287-9801

Phone: 480-965-6433
Fax: 480-965-0748
Email: Manjira.Datta@asu.edu
Manjira Datta

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Ph.D., Cornell University, 1992; M.A., Cornell University, 1991; M.A., Jadavpur University, India, 1986; B.A., Jadavpur University, India, 1984.

Research Areas
Economic theory, international trade, macroeconomics, resource economics

Current Projects
"Comparing Recursive Equilibrium in Economies with Dynamic Complementarities and Indeterminacy", (with Reffett, Wozny)

"Lattice Methods for Computing Markov Equilibrium in Dynamic Games," (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).

"Nonclassical Brock-Mirman Economies," (with Leonard J. Mirman and Kevin L. Reffett).

"Markovian Dynamics, Equilibrium Growth and Trade," (with Kevin L. Reffett).

Academic Positions
Arizona State University: 2001-present. Previous Appointments: Jadavpur University, Indian Statistical Institute, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics, Iowa State University, University of Saskatchewan.

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
The University Medal for securing the first position in M.A. (Economics), Jadavpur University, India, 1986; The Susanta K. Mitra Memorial Gold-centered Medal for getting the highest marks in Economics, Jadavpur University, India, 1986.

Professional Leadership
Referee for: Econometrica, American Economic Review, Economic Theory, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control; Reviewer: Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada; Reviewer: Macroeconomics (third edition pre-revision) by S. Williamson for Pearson Addison Wesley.

Representative Publications
"Isotone Recursive Methods: Homogeneous Agents," The Handbook of Optimal Growth, vol. 1: The Discrete Time Horizon Model, R.-A. Dana, C. Le Van, T. Mitra and K. Nishimura (eds.), Springer, 2006 (with Kevin L. Reffett).

"Markovian Equilibrium in Infinite Horizon Economies with Incomplete Markets and Public Policy," Journal of Mathematical Economics, 41, 2005 (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).

"Monotone Methods for Markovian Equilibrium in Dynamic Economies," Annals of Operations Research, 114, 2002 (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).



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